re-election. that is why this issue has been stalled. and again, if you look at polls of the american people in general, after newtown, you saw people saying we think some things should be done. not that there was overwhelming support, for example, for an assault weapons ban but they think that the fact that we have had this spate of mass curse around the country, indicates there needs to be something done, whether it is about mental health, the background checks, something, some steps need to be taken to limit easy access to firearms. jenna: juan, great to have the perspective on this, we'll talk again soon, about the other legislation out there. immigration, you have the budget. a lot going on. >> oh, my gosh. jenna: that's right. oh, my gosh, we'll end there. that is good way it sum it up. juan, thank you. >> you're welcome. jon: breaking developments on the president's landmark trip to israel, his first visit as commander in chief to our most important ally in the middle east. right now we are awaiting a joint statement from the president as well as israeli president shimon peres.